Ged Grimes

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Birthday
28, 1962
Birthplace
Scotland
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
28, 1962 (age 56)
Birthplace
Scotland

About

Famous as a founder of the Scottish pop-rock band Danny Wilson and as the bassist of the rock group Simple Minds, he also composed soundtracks for such films and video games as, respectively, The Fast and the Furious and Shrek the Third.

Before Fame

Before forming Danny Wilson in the early 1980s, Grimes and his childhood friend Gary Clark performed with London-based bands called Dream Kitchen and Perfect Stranger.

Trivia

He and his Danny Wilson bandmates are famous for their Uk Top 5 single "Mary's Prayer" (1988), which was featured on the soundtrack of the popular movie There's Something About Mary.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Dundee, Scotland.

Associated With

After the Danny Wilson band broke up, Grimes began writing and producing music for Australian pop singer Natalie Imbruglia and other artists.